Welcome to Ridgewood!

Are you new to Ridgewood, New Jersey? When you join the Ridgewood Newcomers, you will get to meet new friends, explore the area, and get involved in our town.


Since 1947, the Ridgewood Newcomers has helped new residents feel welcome when they move to Ridgewood. Newcomers is a non-profit organization, offering a wide range of activities and events aimed at the diverse interests of our membership. Whether you are interested in evening socials, children’s activities, book club, charitable giving or just want to socialize, our club is sure to have something for you. There are plenty of ways to get involved. Take a moment to explore our website for information on how to become a new member and to learn about our upcoming events.


Upcoming Events


Autumn Couples’ Night Out

Join us for a casual couples’ night on Saturday, October 17th! Enjoy heavy hors d’oeuvres in the covered backyard of one of our Newcomers. Bring Your Own Chair and your favorite yard game to relax by the fire pit with fellow Newcomers. Beer and wine will be provided. This event will be outside, so dress comfortably for the weather. Space is limited to enable safe social distancing.